An Oklahoma County Judge has ordered a new trial for a convicted killer, saying prosecutors withheld evidence from defense attorneys.
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Billy Thompson was convicted in March of stabbing Manuel Sanchez to death in south Oklahoma City.
District Judge Donald Deason ordered a new trial after learning prosecutors didn't tell the defense about inconsistent statements from witnesses.
Thompson's new trial will be in October.
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